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Aug 11, 2016

The Economist | This Week's Selected News




Warren Buffett’s wonky halo
The Sage of Omaha is an investing guru. That does not make him a model for America’s economy
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A harvest of lead
The Philippines’ new president promised to fight crime by shooting first and asking questions later. Unfortunately, he is proving as good as his word
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Wild horses: unbridled Congress
America’s Wild Horse and Burro Programme is a costly, ill-managed, foolhardy mess
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Politics this week
The head of Zambia’s electoral commission said that “unprecedented” violence had marred presidential and parliamentary elections
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Business this week
Walmart said it would buy Jet.com for $3.3 billion, marking a big shift in the giant retailer’s internet strategy as it ramps up its competition with Amazon
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